New Brunswick’s COVID-19 Summary for Victoria Day Monday, May 24 –

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New Brunswick’s COVID-19 Summary for Victoria Day Monday, May 24 – fr


New Brunswick school officials confirm that there was a positive case of COVID-19 at Connaught Street School in Fredericton.

Superintendent David McTimoney sent a letter Sunday evening to parents and guardians of students at the school.

“We are working with public health officials to identify students and school staff who may have been in contact with the case,” McTimoney said, asking households to closely monitor symptoms for 14 days.

The school, which teaches Kindergarten to Grade 5, will use distance learning for several days this week.

The letter said teachers would contact families on Tuesday by email or phone to share the plan. The school’s website says it has 276 students.

Public Health reported 14 new cases of COVID-19 in New Brunswick on Sunday, including eight in the Fredericton area.

Moncton area (Zone 1) two cases

  • A person between 40 and 49 years old.
  • A person between 60 and 69 years old.

Both cases are contacts of previously identified cases.

Fredericton area (zone 3) eight cases

  • A person under the age of 19.
  • Three people between 30 and 39 years old.
  • A person between 40 and 49 years old.
  • A person between 50-59 years old.
  • Two people between 60 and 69 years old.

Five of these cases are contacts of previously identified cases, one is travel-related and two are under investigation.

Bathurst region (zone 6) three cases

  • A person between 20 and 29 years old.
  • A person between 50-59 years old.
  • A person between 60 and 69 years old.

All three cases are linked to travel.

Miramichi region (zone 7) one case

The case is linked to travel.

Sunday numbers

There are now 128 active cases of COVID-19 in the province, including 69 in the Fredericton area.

There have been 2,129 cases of COVID-19 in the province since the start of the pandemic with 1,957 recoveries and 43 deaths.

Eight people are hospitalized with the virus, including one outside the province. Three people are in intensive care, including the out-of-province case.

As of Saturday, 1,097 tests were carried out for COVID-19, bringing the total of tests to 323,828.

New public exhibitions

Public Health identified eight new public display sites on Sunday, all in the Fredericton area.

  • Costco, 25 Wayne Squibb Boulevard, Fredericton, May 15, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Supercentre Walmart, 1399 Regent St, Fredericton, May 16, 2 to 4 p.m.
  • Shoppers Drug Mart, 1040 Prospect Street, Fredericton, May 16, between 8 p.m. and 10 p.m.
  • Walmart, 125 Two Nations Crossing, Fredericton, May 17, between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.
  • Dollarama, 125 Two Nations Crossing, Fredericton, May 17, between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.
  • Sobeys Fast Fuel, 530 Brookside Dr., Fredericton, May 17, 5 to 7 p.m.
  • Pizza de Fadi, 312 Main Street, Fredericton, Tuesday, May 18, noon to 2 p.m.
  • Atlantic supermarket, 116 Main St., Fredericton, May 19, between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.
  • Fredericton YMCA Daycare, 570 York Street, Fredericton, Monday May 17 and Tuesday May 18
  • Christ Church (parish), 245 Westmorland Street, Fredericton, Sunday, May 16, service at 10:30 a.m.
  • Hope City Church, 429 Clements Drive, Fredericton, Sunday, May 16, at 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.
  • Petro Canada, 20 Royal Rd., Fredericton, Tuesday, May 18, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Fredericton Regional Center, 300 Saint Mary’s Street, Fredericton, May 18 and 19, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Public health has identified two new flights where a passenger may have been infected with COVID-19.

  • Air Canada Flight 7948 – Regina to Toronto, departure at 1:05 p.m. on May 20.
  • Air Canada Flight 8946-om Toronto to Moncton, departure at 8:47 p.m. on May 20.

Past public exhibitions

Fredericton area:

  • Home Depot, 1450 Regent Street, Fredericton, Wednesday, May 19, 5 to 7 p.m.
  • Scholten, 325 Sunset Dr., Fredericton, May 17 between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.
  • Atlantic supermarket, 116 Main St., Fredericton, May 16 between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.
  • Crowne Plaza Fredericton, 659 Queen Street, Fredericton, May 15 from 3 p.m. to May 16 at noon.
  • Club de golf de Riverbend, 541 Route 628, Durham Bridge, ON May 15, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Penniac Ultramar, 22 Route 628, 15 mai, between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. and between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
  • Fredericton Boyce Farmers Market, 665 George St., May 15 from 10 a.m. to noon
  • Moores Clothing, 1150, rue Prospect, May 15, between 11 a.m. and noon.
  • Home Depot, 1450 Regent Street, May 15, between noon and 1 p.m.
  • Crowne Plaza Fredericton, 659 Queen Street, between 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 15 and noon on Sunday, May 16.
  • Costco, 25 Wayne Squibb Boulevard, Fredericton, Friday, May 14, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • CJ Munn Equipment, 1095 Hanwell Rd., Fredericton, Friday, May 14, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • McMath Law Firm, 406 Regent St., May 14, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
  • Fredericton Mitsubishi, 327 St. Mary’s St., May 14, 10:45 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Pizza delight, 243 St. Mary’s St., May 14, between noon and 2 p.m.
  • L’Abbey Cafe, 546 Queen Street, May 14, between noon and 12:30 p.m.
  • Banque Scotia, 490 King Street, May 14, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Sobeys, 1180, rue Prospect, May 14, between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Cannon’s Cross Pub, 15 Riverside Dr., May 14, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Restaurant McDonald’s, 1177, rue Prospect, May 14, between 4:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
  • Cal’s Independent Grocer, 135 Otis Dr., Nackawic, May 14, between 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
  • Restaurant Irving Big Stop Blue Canoe, 415 Nevers Rd., Waasis, May 14, 10:30 a.m. to noon.
  • Progressive Credit Union, 395 Connell Rd., Woodstock, May 13, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Giant tiger, 1160 rue Smythe, May 13, between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.
  • Scholten, 325 Sunset Dr., May 13, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Costco, 25 Wayne Squibb Boulevard, May 12 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and May 13 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • A&W, 1018 Prospect Street, Fredericton, May 12, between noon and 2 p.m.
  • NB Power, 515 King Street, May 12, between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
  • Sobeys Fast Fuel, 530 Brookside Dr., May 12, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • University of New Brunswick campus in Fredericton, residence administration building, 20 Bailey Dr., Fredericton, May 11 and 12, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Sobeys, 463 Brookside Drive, Fredericton, May 11, 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Tony Pepperoni, 510 Brookside Dr., May 11, 5-7 p.m.
  • The Drome, 301 Main St., May 11, 8:45 p.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Shoppers Drug Mart, 1040 Prospect Street, May 11, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
  • Hilton Garden Inn Hotel and Pickle Jar Restaurant, 620 Queen Street, May 11-16.
  • Tim Hortons drive-thru, Regent Street, May 10, 1:30 p.m.
  • Atlantic supermarket, 471 rue Smythe, May 10 from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. and May 11 from 10 a.m. to noon.
  • Dr Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital, 700 Priestman St., May 10-11.
  • Stan Cassidy Rehabilitation Center, 800 Priestman St., May 10-11.
  • Veterans Health Unit, 680 Priestman St., May 10 and 11.
  • Quai de Wolastoq, 527 Union Street, May 9, between noon and 2:30 p.m.
  • Northside Market, 170 Main Street, May 9, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Irving Oil, 181 King St., May 9, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Dollarama, 5 Trinity Dr., May 9, noon to 2 p.m.
  • NB Alcohol, 18 Trinity Dr., May 9, noon to 5 p.m.
  • Sense of home, 18 Trinity Dr., May 9, noon to 5 p.m.
  • Delta Fredericton, 225 Woodstock Rd., May 6-12.
  • STMR. Restaurant 36 – Delta Fredericton, 225 Woodstock Rd., May 6-12.

Moncton area:

  • Costco Wholesale, 140 Granite Dr., Moncton, May 9, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Edmundston region:

  • Tim Hortons, 54 rue Canada, Saint-Quentin, ON May 16, between 3:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
  • Jean Coutu, 177 Victoria St., May 15, between noon and 1 p.m.

Bathurst region:

  • Tim Hortons, 1420, boulevard Vanier, Bathurst, May 16, between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m.

In-flight exhibitions

Public health has identified a positive case in a traveler who could have been contagious on the following flights:

  • Air Canada 314 -om Vancouver to Montreal, departure at 11:24 pm on May 11.
  • Air Canada 8902 -om Montreal to Moncton, departure at 1:06 p.m. on May 12.
  • Air Canada 8946 from Toronto to Moncton, departing at 8:47 p.m. on May 10.

What to do if you have a symptom

People who are concerned about having symptoms of COVID-19 can take an online self-assessment test.

Public health says symptoms exhibited by people with COVID-19 include:

  • Fever greater than 38 C.
  • New cough or worsening chronic cough.
  • Sore throat.
  • Runny nose.
  • Headache.
  • New onset of fatigue, muscle pain, diarrhea, loss of taste or smell.
  • Difficulty in breathing.

In children, symptoms also included purple markings on the fingers and toes.

People with any of these symptoms should:

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